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Commercial Shooting Preserve License

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

Agency contact information:

Natural Resources (DNR), Minnesota Department of
500 Lafayette Rd.
St. Paul, MN 55155
(651) 296-6157 | (888) 646-6367 | (651) 296-5484 (TTY) | (800) 657-3929 (TTY)
License Center
500 Lafayette Road, St. Paul, MN 55155-4040 | (651) 355-0147 | (888) 646-6367
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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) manages the state's natural resources. Hunting, fishing, state forests and parks, lakes, rivers and streams, boating and water safety, trails, snowmobiling, skiing, education, enforcement, wildlife management, lands and minerals are managed by the DNR.


Minn. Stats. 97A.115




Application for a Commercial Shooting Preserve License, #758


Licenses are issued to residents only.

Licenses are issued to corporations or individuals.

Commercial shooting preserves must be at least 100 but not more than 1,000 contiguous acres, including any water area.

Applicant must complete a pre-application to the Department of Natural Resources section of wildlife before completing the application for the license.

Annual reports must be submitted. Record keeping books are issued by the Department of Natural Resource's enforcement division.

Review the 2015 Minnesota Hunting & Trapping Regulations Handbook  for more information.

2015 Hunting & Trapping Regulations



Period of Issuance:

Annual (March - March)

Length of Determination Process:

Up to four weeks.